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London Zoo Entry Ticket with Optional Skip-the-Line Upgrade

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  • Admission to London Zoo with optional skip-the-line upgrade
  • Award-winning Gorilla Kingdom
  • Come face to face with Sumatran tigers at the Tiger Territory
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London Zoo Entry Ticket with Optional Skip-the-Line Upgrade
From US$26.90
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Overview

Experience the thrill and spectacle of the wild kingdom right in the middle of London. Head to ZSL London Zoo — a favorite attraction of Charles Darwin –– with this entry ticket, and opt to upgrade to a skip-the-line from February to October. Spend hours exploring the vibrant habitat displays like Penguin Beach, Gorilla Kingdom, and Tiger Territory. Visit more than 20 themed animal enclosures and catch a live talk or feeding.

What to Expect

With your pass to the ZSL London Zoo, enjoy access to this world-class site that sees over one million visitors per year. With more than 20 unique habitats and 800 species of animals to view, as well as a schedule of exciting animal-themed activities throughout the day, there’s a fun attraction for every visitor.

Just inside the entrance, you can see acclaimed Gorilla Kingdom exhibit. Observe the gorillas and monkeys eating, playing, and interacting in a lush simulated rainforest. Continue on the Tiger Territory, a recently updated habitat that mimics the natural environment of the Sumatran tiger.

Crossing over into Africa, see giraffes, African hunting dogs, and zebra from the elevated viewing platform. Don’t miss the slow and sinister komodo dragon in its lair or the giant Galapagos tortoise, the giant species hailing from the islands where Darwin researched his theory of evolution. Darwin enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to Blackburn Pavilion to hear more about the finches used in the ground-breaking study by Darwin and John Gould.

Whatever route you take, carve out some quality time for Penguin Beach. Home to around 200 Macaroni and Humboldt penguins, this vibrant exhibit includes a pool with underwater viewing areas and a demonstration area to view live feedings. Opt to upgrade to a skip-the-line ticket from February to October.

Reviews (86)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Average ZOO

Average ZOO came as quite a surprise. Not too many kinds of animals, some "basic" animals missing (no elephants, bears...). Pretty pricey for the amount of animals being there. Many attractions were aimed at children only. The highlights for us were the giraffe pavilion where...More

Thank 962janan
Supporter-Services, Manager at ZSL London Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review. Here at ZSL, we are constantly looking for innovative ways to encourage our visitors to join us in our Work for Wildlife! We strive on providing fun and friendly staff interactions and creating engaging exhibits that transport our visitors...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dissapointed

On Wednesday we took our 7 year old granddaughter to the zoo for the day looking forward to a lovely day out .I really must say what a dissapointment wasn't anything like I remembered Couldn't believe no bears or elephants thought that the cost was...More

Thank barneysnan
Supporter-Services, Manager at ZSL London Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear that your ZSL London Zoo adventure was not as expected. That is certainly not what we like to hear. Opening our Kingdom in 1826, ZSL London is nearly 200 years old and we are dedicated...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Goats

The entire zoo is really well done, but be warned that the goats in the petting zoo are will eat paper right out of your hands, as it ate a map in front of my eyes.

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pricey and the big animals now at Whipsnade

Thirty pounds is quite eye watering for what is now quite an average zoo. The big animals have been moved to Whipsnade, so no elephants. I understand the reasons and changing attitudes plus the role of the zoo as a conservation centre and not a...More

2  Thank Tony M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Great day out

I'm of an age when there was a time when there were many more animals at the zoo, nowadays it is a little less exciting, however its now a nice little zoo with some interesting architecture from some older buildings. Rather expensive for what is...More

Thank Steppin-owt
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sylvia e
13 July 2018|
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Response from IAhmad81 | Reviewed this property |
There is limited parking in the zoo car park but you can park upto 4 hours for free outside in the pay and display boxes provided you have a disabled badge if you will.
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sylvia e
13 July 2018|
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Response from Anthony A | Reviewed this property |
There is only limited parking available near the zoo, primarily due to construction. Your best option is to arrive as early as possible, but also note the hourly parking rate. You can find more information by googling... More
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